There’s no question that mood disorders take a large toll on the wellbeing of your patients. Conditions such as depression or anxiety can affect their work and personal lives. In fact, data from the National Comorbidity Survey-Replication (NCS-R) shows that an estimated 10 percent of US adults reported suffering from a mood disorder within the previous 12 months.
Anytime you see claims of a miracle cure, your guard goes up and red flags start waving. And promises of catch-all fixes for weight loss are a dime a dozen. At the same time, the chiropractic philosophy of natural wellness may support supplement recommendation in your practice. With the weight-loss industry raking in billions of dollars each year and many of your patients struggling to manage extra pounds that create a cascade of other problems in the body, some holistic health remedies are worth exploring.
Kidney disease may well be one of the most unrecognized, serious health issues affecting Americans today. It affects 30 million Americans and as many as 90 percent of people who suffer from kidney disease likely do not even know they have it.
Given that chiropractic care enjoys a great deal of popularity among middle-age adults, it only stands to reason that you will see a number of female patients who are menopausal and experiencing unpleasant symptoms related to their transition to menopause.
Your patients probably are pretty knowledgeable about the benefits of most antioxidants. However, your patients may not know about one of the most powerful antioxidants available. Numerous studies have shown that selenium can offer protective benefits against a number of chronic conditions that are all linked to cell damage as a result of free radicals.